Geoff Eather

The HRFC “Kookaburra” Trip Departs Cessnock Today 27th Apr.

A group of HRFC Member’s in four aircraft has departed Cessnock at a little after 9am this morning to re trace the ill fated 1929 flight of the  Westland Widgeon “Kookaburra” that made a forced landing in the Tanami Desert resulting in the loss of both onboard. The history of the original flight makes interesting …

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Bedtime Reading

Hears some bedtime reading for those with insomnia. Don Ramsay tells me this process was started six years ago and has proceeded at Glacial pace! Williamtown (Newcastle Airport) Airspace and Civil Flight Path Review Project Overview Fact Sheet (March 2021)

Clifton Fly In

Annual Clifton Fly In Yes, it is planned again for 2021 When:  Sunday 21st March 2020  from 0600 hrs Come Saturday afternoon/night for an RAAus sponsored dinner. Come early Sunday morning for an RAAus sponsored breakfast for RAAus members Meet and speak with the new CEO for RAAus Matthew Bouttell and RAAus President Michael Monck Click …

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